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Verse (93:8), Word 3 - Quranic Grammar


The third word of verse (93:8) is divided into 2 morphological segments. A conjunction and verb. The prefixed conjunction fa is usually translated as "and". The perfect verb (فعل ماض) is third person masculine singular. The verb's triliteral root is ghayn nūn yā (غ ن ي).

Chapter (93) sūrat l-ḍuḥā (The Forenoon)

so He made self-sufficient.
CONJ – prefixed conjunction fa (and)
V – 3rd person masculine singular perfect verb
الفاء عاطفة
فعل ماض

Verse (93:8)

The analysis above refers to the eighth verse of chapter 93 (sūrat l-ḍuḥā):

Sahih International: And He found you poor and made [you] self-sufficient.

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3 messages


1st June, 2013

Possible correction (not by me): Form IV?

Tanweer Malik

24th August, 2013

Yes, it is Form IV.


24th August, 2013

Salam Tanweer. Thanks for replying - appreciated.

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